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Patricia Neafsey
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Post by Patricia Neafsey: Fishers Lane, W4

My ancestors (Dady) lived in Myrtle Cottage, Fishers Lane in 1900 or so. Do you have any information? Was it associated with a manor house?

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Roads to avoid this morning
Good morning. Here are some things to keep in mind as you make your merry way.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17225485.traffic-tube-and-weather/?ref=rss

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Man struck by train at Richmond Station

A man was taken to hospital after he was struck by a train at Richmond Station.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17225648.man-struck-by-train-at-richmond-station/?ref=rss

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Viewers baffled as Gary Lineker interviews Jo Johnson on Brexit at People's Vote rally
Viewers have been left baffled at seeing Match of the Day host Gary Lineker interview former Transport minister Jo Johnson about Brexit at a People’s Vote rally.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/viewers-baffled-as-gary-lineker-interviews-jo-johnson-on-brexit-a3989336.html

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Dutch politician blasts Nigel Farage for his children having German passports and says he 'wouldn't know hypocrisy if it stared him straight in the face'
Nigel Farage was slammed for "hypocrisy" by a Dutch politician in European Parliament due to two of his children having German passports.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/dutch-politician-blasts-nigel-farage-for-his-children-having-german-passports-and-says-he-wouldnt-a3989496.html

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Mayor unveils new sculpture in Heathfield Recreation Ground
A new sculpture has been unveiled in Heathfield Recreation Ground by the Mayor of Richmond.

https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17217610.mayor-unveils-new-sculpture-in-heathfield-recreation-ground/?ref=rss

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Morning update: A10 reopens after fatal crash but there are severe delays

Good morning,


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17219433.morning-update-fatal-crash-in-enfield-shuts-a10/?ref=rss

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Dozens evacuated after six-storey block of flats catches fire and ’plunged into darkness’
More than a dozen people had to be rescued after a block of flats in Mitcham caught fire last night.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17219780.dozens-evacuated-after-six-storey-block-of-flats-catches-fire-and-plunged-into-darkness/?ref=rss

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The Ivy Café teams up with The Poppy Factory for Remembrance

The Ivy Café teamed up with charity The Poppy Factory to create an installation of 1,000 poppies which were displayed outside.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17218649.the-ivy-cafe-teams-up-with-the-poppy-factory-for-remembrance/?ref=rss

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'After Grenfell, London needs a tenants czar'
A social housing commissioner should be appointed to fight for the rights of tenants in the capital, according to a report launched in response to the Grenfell Tower disaster.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/after-grenfell-london-needs-a-tenants-czar-a3987226.html

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Children as young as seven at risk of joining knife gangs, commissioner warns

The dangers of knives and gangs should be taught to primary school children, according to the Government’s victim commissioner.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17217013.children-should-be-taught-about-knives-and-gangs-in-primary-school/?ref=rss

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Two arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after 50-year-old killed in Richmond
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after 50-year-old man was killed.

https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17215987.two-arrested-on-suspicion-of-dangerous-driving-after-50-year-old-killed-in-richmond/?ref=rss

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Remembrance Day - Send us your photos

Today marks 100 years since the end of the first World War and we would love to see how you are honouring the day.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17215885.remembrance-day-send-us-your-photos/?ref=rss

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IN PICTURES: Forest Hill man captures amazing shots of toy soldiers at war memorials

A man with no formal photography training has captured some stunning photos of toy solders at war memorials in London.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17213792.photos-of-toy-solders-at-war-memorial-for-armistice-centenary/?ref=rss

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Thamesmead petition to stop people travelling for benefit assessments hits 45,000 signatures

A disabled woman from Thamesmead who started a petition to stop people on benefits travelling for assessments has received over 40,000 signatures.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17215007.womans-petition-to-stop-people-travelling-for-benefit-assessments-hits-45000-signatures/?ref=rss

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Iceland Christmas advert blocked from TV for being too political

Iceland has seen its Christmas advert blocked from TV screens for being too political.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17214938.iceland-christmas-advert-blocked-from-tv-for-being-too-political/?ref=rss

VIEW THE KEW GREEN AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE KEW GREEN AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE KEW GREEN AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE KEW GREEN AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE KEW GREEN AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Queen's Park

Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.

The north of Queen's Park formed part of the parish of Willesden and the southern section formed an exclave of the parish of Chelsea, both in the Ossulstone hundred of Middlesex. In 1889 the area of the Metropolitan Board of Works that included the southern section of Queen's Park was transferred from Middlesex to the County of London, and in 1900 the anomaly of being administered from Chelsea was removed when the exclave was united with the parish of Paddington. In 1965 both parts of Queen's Park became part of Greater London: the northern section - Queen's Park 'proper' formed part of Brent and the southern section - the Queen's Park Estate - joined the City of Westminster.

Queen's Park, like much of Kilburn, was developed by Solomon Barnett. The two-storey terraced houses east of the park, built between 1895 and 1900, typically have clean, classical lines. Those west of the park, built 1900–05, tend to be more Gothic in style. Barnett's wife was from the West Country, and many of the roads he developed are named either for places she knew (e.g. Torbay, Tiverton, Honiton) or for popular poets of the time (e.g. Tennyson). The first occupants of the area in late Victorian times were typically lower middle class, such as clerks and teachers. Queen's Park is both demographically and architecturally diverse. The streets around the park at the heart of Queens Park are a conservation area.

There is hardly any social housing in the streets around Queens Park itself, and the area was zoned as not suitable for social housing in the 1970s and 1980s as even then house prices were above average for the borough of Brent, which made them unaffordable for local Housing Associations. The main shopping streets of Salusbury Road and Chamberlayne Road have fewer convenience stores and more high-value shops and restaurants. Local schools – some of which struggled to attract the children of wealthier local families in the past – are now over-subscribed. House prices have risen accordingly.

Queen's Park station was first opened by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR) on 2 June 1879 on the main line from London to Birmingham.

Services on the Bakerloo line were extended from Kilburn Park to Queen's Park on 11 February 1915. On 10 May 1915 Bakerloo services began to operate north of Queen's Park as far as Willesden Junction over the recently built Watford DC Line tracks shared with the LNWR. As of December 2013, no mainline services calling at the station and the Watford service has been transferred to London Overground.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Belmont Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Broomfield House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Chiswick:   Chiswick: Cheese Farm.
Chiswick School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Falcons Pre Preparatory School for Boys:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Grove Park:   
Grove Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Heathfield House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Hogarth's House:   Hogarth's House is the former country home of the 18th century English artist William Hogarth in Chiswick. The House now belongs to the London Borough of Hounslow and is open to visitors free of charge.
Kew College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Kew Gardens:   
Kew Green Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Kew House:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Kew Palace:   
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School ,Chiswick:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Strand-on-the-Green Infant and Nursery School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
The Queen’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Thomson House School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Turnham Green:   


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Fuller's, Chiswick:   This image depicts workers outside Fuller's Griffin Brewery in Chiswick, about 1900.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A316, W4 · Alder Road, SW14 · Alexandra Gardens, W4 · Alfred Close, W4 · Alwyn Avenue, W4 · Arlington Gardens, W4 · Arnott Close, W4 · Ashleigh Road, SW14 · Aynescombe Path, SW14 · Barley Mo Passage, W4 · Barley Mow Centre, W4 · Barley Mow Passage, W4 · Barrowgate Road, W4 · Beaconsfield Close, W4 · Beardsley Way, W4 · Belgrave Court, W4 · Bell Industrial Estate, W4 · Belmont Grove, W4 · Belmont Road, W4 · Belmont Terrace, W4 · Binns Road, W4 · Birkbeck Grove, W4 · Bollo Lane, W4 · Bolton Road, W4 · Bond Street, W4 · Bourne Place, W4 · Braid Court, W4 · Branstone Road, TW9 · Bridge Street, W4 · British Grove South, W4 · Brooks Road, W4 · Bulls Alley, SW14 · Burlington Gardens, W4 · Burlington Lane, W4 · Burnaby Crescent, W4 · Burnaby Gardens, W4 · Cambridge Road South, W4 · Cambridge Road, TW9 · Castle Row, W4 · Cavendish Road, W4 · Cedars Road, W4 · Chara Place, W4 · Chatsworth Road, W4 · Chesterfield Road, W4 · Chiswick Bridge, SW14 · Chiswick Bridge, W4 · Chiswick Common Road, W4 · Chiswick Flyover, W4 · Chiswick Health Centre Fishers Lane, W4 · Chiswick Park, W4 · Chiswick Quay, W4 · Chiswick Roundabout, W4 · Chiswick Terrace, W4 · Church Path, SW14 · Churton Place, W4 · Clifton Gardens, W4 · Colonial Drive, W4 · Compton Crescent, W4 · Compton Cresent, W4 · Cowley Road, SW14 · Crofton Avenue, W4 · Cromwell Place, SW14 · Dan Mason Drive, SW13 · Dan Mason Drive, W4 · Dean’s Lane, W4 · Devonhurst Place, W4 · Devonshire Passage, W4 · Dolman Road, W4 · Duke Road, W4 · Dukes Gate, W4 · Eastbourne Road, W4 · Eastman Road, W4 · Elizabeth Cottages, TW9 · Ellesmere Road, W4 · Elmwood Road, W4 · Ernest Gardens, W4 · Essex Place Square, W4 · Essex Place, W4 · Fairlawn Avenue, W4 · Fairlawn Court, W4 · Falcon Close, W4 · Fauconberg Road, W4 · Fishers Lane, W4 · Fitzroy Crescent, W4 · Florence Gardens, W4 · Florence Road, W4 · Foster Road, W4 · Fromows Corner, W4 · Garth Court, W4 · Garth Road, W4 · Geraldine Road, W4 · Glebe Street, W4 · Gordon Court, W4 · Gordon Road, W4 · Great Chertsey Road, W4 · Great West Road, W4 · Grove Park Bridge, W4 · Grove Park Gardens, W4 · Grove Park Mews, W4 · Grove Park Road, W4 · Grove Park Terrace, W4 · Hadley Gardens, W4 · Hardwicke Road, W4 · Hartington Road, W4 · Haverfield Gardens, TW9 · Hazledene Road, W4 · Heathfield Court, W4 · Heathfield Gardens, W4 · Heathfield Terrace, W4 · Herbert Gardens, W4 · High Park Road, TW9 · Holly Road, W4 · Horticultural Place, W4 · Huntingdon Gardens, W4 · Ibis Lane, W4 · Kew Bridge Arches, W4 · Kew Bridge, TW9 · Kew Bridge, W4 · Kings Place, W4 · Kinnaird Avenue, W4 · Kirton Close, W4 · Lawford Road, W4 · Leyborne Park, TW9 · Linden Gardens, W4 · Lindley Place, TW9 · Loraine Road, W4 · Lower Richmond Road, SW14 · Lower Richmond Road, TW9 · Magnolia Road, W4 · Magnolia Wharf, W4 · Manor Way, W4 · Marlborough Road, W4 · Maze Road, TW9 · Mills Row, W4 · Milnthorpe Road, W4 · Montgomery Road, W4 · Mortlake High Street, SW14 · Mullins Path, SW14 · Nightingale Close, W4 · Old Dock Close, TW9 · Oliver Close, W4 · Oxford Gardens, W4 · Oxford Road North, W4 · Park Road North, W4 · Park Road, W4 · Parliament Mews, SW14 · Pavilion Studios The Pavilion, W4 · Princes Road, TW9 · Priory Road, E13 · Priory Road, W4 · Prospect Place, W4 · Queen’s Ride, TW9 · Quick Road, W4 · Ravenscroft Road, W4 · Reid Court, SW14 · Ripley Gardens, SW14 · Riverview Road, W4 · Rock Lane, CR3 · Russell Kerr Close, W4 · Ship Lane, SW14 · South Parade, W4 · Spencer Road, W4 · Spring Grove, W4 · St Marys Grove, W4 · St Thomas Road, W4 · St. Thomas’ Road, W4 · Station Approach Road, W4 · Station Approach, TW9 · Station Gardens, W4 · Station Parade, W4 · Staveley Gardens, W4 · Staveley Road, W4 · Stile Hall Parade, W4 · Strand On The Green, W4 · Strand School Approach, W4 · Strand-on-The-Green, W4 · Sutton Court Road, W4 · Sutton Court, W4 · Sutton Lane North, W4 · Sutton Lane South, W4 · Sutton Lane, W4 · Sutton Road North, W4 · Thames Bank, SW14 · Thames Path, W4 · Thames Village, W4 · The Classic Bridge, W4 · The Hollows, TW8 · The Orchard, W4 · The Plaza, W4 · Tinderbox Alley, SW14 · Town Hall Avenue, W4 · Victoria Cottages, TW9 · Victoria Road, SW14 · Vineyard Path, SW14 · Waldeck Road, SW14 · Waldeck Road, W4 · Wavendon Avenue, W4 · Whitehall Gardens, W4 · Williams Lane, SW14 · Wilmington Avenue, W4 · Windmill Passage, W4 · Windrush Close, W4 · Worple Street, SW14 · Wrights Walk, SW14 ·
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John Rocque Map of Richmond (1762)
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers an area much larger than Richmond itself, stretching out to Hounslow, Chiswick and Roehampton.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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